The Coin Analyst: CCAC’s Gary Marks Calls for “Coin Designs that...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek I recently spoke with Gary Marks, Chairman of the Citizens Coinage Advisory Commission,  about his involvement with coins, last week’s...

Treasure Coin News – Oldest European Shipwreck Discovered

By Everett Millman – Gainesville Coins ..........   The oldest shipwreck that dates back to Europe’s “Age of Exploration,” which traces its origins to the 15th...

NEW BOOK: 100 GREATEST U.S. MODERN COINS

Whitman Publishing announces the release of 100 Greatest U.S. Modern Coins, by Scott Schechter and Jeff Garrett. In this beautifully illustrated book, two celebrated...

State of the Mint – U.S. Mint Numismatic Coin Sales as...

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Current numismatic coin sales figures* from the U.S. Mint. Products listed are currently available for purchase at the U.S. Mint. Items labeled...

U.S. Mint News – 2017 Limited Edition Silver Proof Set Available...

The U.S. Mint will open sales for the 2017 Limited Edition Silver Proof Set™ (product code 17RC) beginning on October 5 at noon Eastern...

PCGS Offers $5,000 Bounty for First Submitted Lowell Park W Mint...

Special designations available for West Point quarters submitted during first week and first 45 days of first discovery   The first person to submit for grading...

United States 1964 Washington Quarter Dollar Silver Proof Coin

  Description - Washington Quarter Intended to be a circulating commemorative coin honoring the bicentennial of the birth of America’s first president, the Washington quarter as originally...

Superior Gem Cameo Proof 1879 $4 Stella: Stack’s Bowers Direct

By Stack's Bowers ......   The Pogue Specimen Proof-66 Cameo (PCGS) CAC - Among the Finest Known 1879 Four-Dollar Gold Stella. Flowing Hair. Judd-1635, Pollock-1833. Rarity-3. Gold....

It’s Not All Rosy: Breast Cancer Coin First Day Sales Underwhelm

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Thursday, March 15 saw the much-ballyhooed release of the 2018 Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin program, which includes the first-ever...

United States 2015 Bess Truman $10 Gold Coin

Description: On April 16, 2015, the United States Mint issued the 2015 Bess Truman $10 Gold Coin. The coin is struck in .9999 gold and has a maximum authorized mintage...

NGC Certifies Unique 1952 Great Britain Penny

In Great Britain, the year 1952 saw a change of monarch, the first home-use microwave oven and the Great Smog of London, but nothing...

Striking Change – The Great Artistic Collaboration of Theodore Roosevelt and...

By Michael Moran from WHITMAN BOOKS President Theodore Roosevelt called the project his “pet crime.” In truth it was one of his greatest gifts to...

NGC-Certified Franklin Half Dollars Highlight GreatCollections Auction

Online bidding ends soon for the May 31 sale   One of the leading auction houses, GreatCollections, currently has some of the finest-known NGC-graded Franklin half...

Royal Canadian Mint: Demand for Bullion Coins Declined in Third Quarter

CoinWeek Staff Reports… On Wednesday, the Royal Canadian Mint released its earnings statement for the third quarter of 2014. The Ottawa-based Mint reported persistent demand...

Finest Graded 1862 Cent Featured in Stack’s Bowers June 2020 Santa...

Featured in the Stack's Bowers Galleries upcoming June 2020 Santa Ana Auction is an incredible MS-68 (PCGS) 1862 Indian cent that stands alone at...

Maryland Governor Proposes Sales Tax Exemption Repeal

Last year the numismatic community stood united in helping defeat House Bill 206 in the Maryland General Assembly, which would have repealed the Sales...

Astronauts Memorial Foundation Honors the Past, Inspires the Future with PCGS...

The Astronauts Memorial Foundation (www.amfcse.org), a nonprofit organization that honors and memorializes those astronauts who have sacrificed their lives for the nation and the...

Canadian Tokens of Douglas Robins Collection Part II up for Bidding

The April World Coins Signature Auction from Heritage featured the Douglas Robins Collection of Canadian Tokens - simply the finest collection of Canadian tokens...

More Highlights From Kolbe & Fanning April 28 Book Auction

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers announce that we will be holding our Sale 149 on April 28, 2018. The sale includes 500 lots of...

Coin Board News Number 57 – For Collectors of Antique Coin...

Antique Coin Boards with David W. Lange - www.coincollectingboards.com ..... For Collectors of Antique Coin Boards Number 57 — Winter 2021 Annual Update Issue   A YEAR OF MINIMAL CHANGE Yes,...

More Highlights from Kolbe & Fanning Sale 140 on Nov. 7

Kolbe & Fanning’s latest sale will be taking place this Saturday, November 7, beginning at 12:00 noon eastern time. Featuring selections from the library...

2015-W Mint State Silver Eagle Coins – Special Designation Inserts

The 2015-W Mint State Silver Eagle will be the latest release in the popular American Silver Eagle series. Coins will go on sale Thursday,...

How Do You Mint a Book?

by Len Augsburger, e-Gobrecht 2013 Volume 9, Issue 12 December 2013 (Whole # 107) ............ At the recent Baltimore show, Alan Weinberg stopped me in...

Cool Coins! 2019 Episode 3: 1885 Trade Dollar, 1652 Pine Tree...

  CoinWeek's Cool Coins! returns with our third episode of 2019. In this episode, we talk with Russ Augustin of AU Capital Management about a wonderfully...

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold drops 1.4% as oil tumbles...

Precious Metals Market Report by Bill Musgrave – American Gold Exchange Austin -- Gold dropped 1.4% to close under $1,180 as lower oil prices and upbeat U.S....

Modern Proof Coins—The Hunt For Perfection Continues

Viewing countless modern proofs gives the collector a greater appreciation for perfection! By Jim Bisognani - NGC Contributor ........   As we roll into the month of...

The Numismatourist Book Describes Numismatic Museums Around the World. VIDEO: 3:18

Howard Berlin, Ph.D., Author Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... Imagine traveling the world and going in all the great numismatic museums. That is just what Howard Berlin...

Ancient Coin Profile – Pompeia’s Pick: A Jewish War Shekel of...

By Lorie Ann Hambly for Heritage Auctions ......   One of the most important coins in this year's Platinum Night offering is also one of the...

George Cuhaj, Editor of the Standard Catalog of World Coins and...

The Standard Catalog of World Coins and the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money are two of the series of catalogs that give pricing...

More Highlights from Kolbe & Fanning Oct. 7 Book Auction

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers will be holding our Sale 147 on Saturday, October 7, 2017. The 500-lot sale includes material from the libraries...